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How Did Sea Turtle Get a Straw Up Its Nose?

Scientists studying olive ridley sea turtles in Costa Rica recently helped the injured reptile.<p>In a cringe-inducing video that's gone viral, a team of scientists spent nearly ten minutes pulling a plastic straw from the nostril of an olive ridley sea turtle.<p>At first, "it looked like a worm," says …

Thoth Technology patents 12-mile-high inflatable space elevator

The hardest part about space travel is actually getting to space. Tearing through Earth’s atmosphere and escaping its gravitational pull requires a …

​This Adorable Octopus Is Probably Smarter Than Your Dog

The recent mapping of the octopus genome may account for its ingenuity.<p>Scientists have mapped an octopus's complete genome for the first time, potentially unraveling the mystery of its high intelligence and ability to camouflage.<p>The octopus genome is much larger than that of similar invertebrates, …

Octopuses

Humanoid Creature Found During Excavation India 2015, UFO Sighting News

This strange alien like creature has been found during a excavation in India 2015, the unidentified creature has big black eyes as well as slender …

Paranormal

'Haunted' hospital off limits to ‘ghost hunters’

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng Infrastructure Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza has said youngsters and ' ghost hunters' are prohibited from entering the …

Ghost Hunting

Young 'alien Jupiter' planet discovered

<b>A planet 100 light-years away resembles an infant version of Jupiter, astronomers say.</b><p>The new world, known as 51 Eridani b, is only 20 million years old - a toddler by astronomical standards.<p>The alien world could yield clues to the formation of our Solar System, which has an unusual lay-out.<p>The …

Universe

Octopuses Are Aliens Say Scientists After Examining The Mollusc's DNA

A new study has revealed that octopuses are basically aliens. Research on their individual DNA make-up discovered that they are unlike any other …

Biology

Mapping the galaxy: JJ Abrams reveals new details of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

The director shares news of the eagerly anticipated Star Wars film. Here, we round up the leaked details, spin-offs and the rumoured brand-new Death Star<p>For a director famed for his secrecy, JJ Abrams seems to be allowing more than a few titbits to leak about the upcoming Star Wars: The Force …

Star Wars

Here's Why People Believe In Conspiracy Theories

UFO sightings. Hoaxed moon landings. Reptiles who rule the world.<p>What, in the name of our alleged lizard overlords, convinces a person to believe in …

Paranormal

Apollo 14 astronaut claims peace-loving aliens prevented 'nuclear war' on Earth

From “The Day the Earth Stood Still” to “Close Encounters of the Third Kind” to “E.T.,” pop culture is filled with stories about friendly, curious extraterrestrials visiting Earth to learn more about mankind. For Apollo 14 veteran Edgar Mitchell that plotline is less fiction than it is reality. The …

Paranormal
Vincent Van Gogh

Exploding star blasts lithium and solves piece of universe's puzzle

The brightest nova of the century blasted lithium into space at 1.2 million mph (2 million km/h), new research reveals, cracking a long-standing …

By 2100, Earth Will Have an Entirely Different Ocean

A complete guide to the hotter, higher, trashier, fish-free oceans of the near future.<p>The ocean is in the midst of a radical, manmade change. It can seem kind of crazy that one of the most immense properties on Earth—the ocean washes over 71 percent of the planet—could be completely transformed by …

Climate Change

Tantalizing Theory Emerges After UFO Sighting In Lightning Storm

As storm clouds gathered over Oak Park, Illinois, on the evening of July 13, an individual, videotaping an impressive display of heat lightning, also captured something else streaking through the field of view.<p>The image above shows a bright, glowing object quickly enter the left side of the video …

Paranormal

‘Gentleman’ octopus taps prey on shoulder before attacking

The Pacific striped octopus taps its prey on the shoulder, kisses and cuddles while mating and feeds its partner<p>When it comes to good manners the Pacific striped octopus may be the king of the ocean.<p>Unlike other cephalopods which grab their prey and tackle it to the sea bed in a flurry of …

WATCH: NASA space camera captures 'alien creature' fly past astronaut fixing ISS

Nasa•YouTube"Did something just pass me?" Orb shoots past astronaut<p>A YouTube user called UFO Lou posted a clip recorded from the NASA "live feed" of …

Incredibly Cute Animals that can kill Human.

<b>There ar lots of cute, loveable creatures in nature that appear as if they’d be nice sources of the nice and cozy and fuzzies. sadly, plenty of these</b> …

Cute Animals

Earth's Population Will Reach 11 Billion Just in Time for the Entire Universe to Start Fizzling Out

As <b>science</b> has already warned us, twice this month alone, children are coming for you and your livelihood and will spare no drastic measure in …

Pac-Man 256 is the Crossy Road team's take on a classic

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>By now, there is no way you haven't heard of <i>Crossy Road</i>, the hit 2014 iOS game that reached 50 million downloads and netted its small Australian dev team over $10 million – all without the use of exploitative microtransactions and free-to-play hooks.<p>…

Could NASA be hiding ‘proof that ISS is being monitored by aliens’? (VIDEO)

Internet users who probably need to get out more are all aflutter about NASA hiding alien life from us, after a mysterious pink spot caught on camera …

Why Elephants May Go Extinct in Your Lifetime

"You want to make purchasing ivory and owning ivory socially unacceptable," says National Geographic Society Chief Science and Exploration Officer Terry Garcia.<p>Likely buyers, on average, tend to fall into the low- to middle-income bracket, skew younger than average, and are somewhat more likely to …

Back to the Future is REAL: Car is caught ‘teleporting’ on film

In Back to the Future, Doc Brown travels through time by accclerating a DeLorean DMC-12 up to 88mph to activate the flux capacitor.<p>Now we don’t know …

CTC Delivers Formaker 4-in

If you want to follow the trends of 3D printing from China–as well as the rest of the world–just take a look at the trail Zhuhai CTC Electronic Co. …

Objects That Couldn't Be Made Before 3D Printers Existed

3D printing isn't just for making unique stuffed animals or weird fake meat. It allows us to fabricate objects we never could with traditional …

3D Printing

That Moon and Earth GIF is totally real: debunking Twitter's conspiracy theories

Last week, NASA gave us a small cosmic gift — releasing a short GIF of the Moon passing in front of Earth. The GIF was made from a compilation of images taken by the Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) on the DSCOVR satellite, located 1 million miles from Earth. DSCOVR is meant to observe …

Space

No, Mars will NOT appear as big as the Moon this weekend

<b>OUT OF THIS WORLD</b> | For Science! - a look at the weird, wonderful and sometimes wacky side of science and technology<p>Scott</b> …

Astronomy

Jurassic World is UK's eighth biggest film ever while Fantastic Four bombs

The dinosaurs continue to pull in the crowds while Fox’s Marvel reboot fails to bring in superhero numbers<p><b>The disappointment: Fantastic Four</b><p>In the 10 years since Fox presented the first of the two Tim Story-directed Fantastic Four films, it’s fair to say that the value of the association with the …

Movies

The solar system had a fifth gas giant that crashed into Neptune

The search for the missing planet: Our early solar system may have had a fifth gas giant that disappeared after a crash with Neptune<p><b>Group of rocks</b> …

Stranger Things